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Meaning of MEDICATE

Pronunciation:  'medu`keyt

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [v]  treat medicinally, treat with medicine
  2. [v]  impregnate with a medicinal substance
 

MEDICATE is a 8 letter word that starts with M.

 

 Synonyms: medicine
 
 See Also: care for, dose, drug, impregnate, salve, saturate, treat

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Med"i*cate\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Medicated}; p. pr. &
vb. n. {Medicating}.] [L. medicatus, p. p. of medicare,
medicari. See {Medicable}.]
1. To tincture or impregnate with anything medicinal; to
   drug. ``Medicated waters.'' --Arbuthnot.

2. To treat with medicine.

 

 

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